Understanding how molecular profiling works requires a quick biology review. Don't worry if you forgot everything from high school. This section provides the fundamentals for how it all works.
Cancer Care and Precision Medicine Resources
The following resources will help expand your knowledge about precision medicine and the latest technologies available to help you on your cancer journey.
Our biomarker dictionary lists the dozens of biomarkers already being used to guide cancer treatment. While there are thousands of known biomarkers without currently known associations to cancer therapies, this a great place to learn what is available right now.
Have you or a loved one had a tumor profiled by Caris Life Sciences? If so, we’d love to hear about your cancer journey and how molecular profiling played a role in your story.
Learn more about molecular profiling from your doctor. These questions will help you have a more informed discussion on whether molecular profiling will help guide your cancer treatment plan. Profiling won't help everyone, but know how to ask the right questions.
Caris works with numerous academic medical centers, technology/data providers, publishers, trade organizations, and pharmaceutical companies in the pursuit of bringing precision medicine to cancer patients.
Caris' flagship service, Caris Molecular Intelligence®, has been used to profile over 130,000+ tumors from cancer patients. Oncologists can get the most clinically actionable treatment options available to personalize cancer care today.
The war on cancer will not be won alone; it will take collaboration between healthcare providers, insurance companies, technology firms, government organizations and more. Here you will find additional resources to build your knowledge.
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